Sunday, 06 August 2017 13:17
Many people look at real estate as a means to own a home or have a place to live. Many people look at real estate as a means to own a home or have a place to live. The other side of real estate is the investment opportunity that it presents. There are several different ways that someone can invest in the real estate world.
Published in Real Estate
Thursday, 27 July 2017 12:44
I’ve had countless conversations (in this case, let’s call my conversation partner Sam) that have gone something like this:
Published in Technology
Thursday, 13 July 2017 05:19
In the past year, we have attended many settlement meetings, mediations (settlement meeting with a third neutral person) and pre-trials (settlement meeting with a judge). In each case, we spent a considerable amount of time with our client beforehand preparing a draft settlement agreement. In 97% of our matters, we have found that attending any form of settlement meeting with a prepared settlement agreement to share with the other side assists with negotiating the settlement. Here’s why.
Tuesday, 11 July 2017 05:19
I am not one of those mothers who tells her daughter to concentrate on her books and school and ignore boys until she is older.
Published in Parenting
Sunday, 18 June 2017 15:21
Being house rich and cash poor is absurd but, for many of us, the reality is that the end of the month means not enough cash inflow and too many outstanding expenses. Let’s face it, the costs of housing, childcare, and debt service have increased well over our take-home incomes in many cases.
Published in Money
Saturday, 10 September 2016 15:04
Ever signed a contract and now you want to back out? You may need to consider that a Court may hold you responsible for failing to complete the contract.
Sunday, 28 August 2016 08:24
It’s the most wonderful time of the year… nope not Christmas, but back to school!! As we prepare ourselves with back to school shopping, scheduling, bedtimes, wake up times, and the dreaded lunches that don’t get eaten, I want to help you with one prep item that sometimes doesn’t make our list. How to build open communication with your child’s new teacher right away!
Published in Parenting
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 09:33
Most of us have been there – living beside a difficult neighbour. If the situation is beyond “working it out”, what can you do about it legally? The answer, most often, is the legal claim known as “nuisance”.
Saturday, 23 April 2016 09:44
This week’s post discusses settlement agreements (a type of contract) and how they’re interpreted by the courts. Often times, parties will attempt to revise a deal after its agreed upon by trying to insert new words or meanings that aren’t present within the four corners of the document. This is rarely a good idea.
Thursday, 15 October 2015 15:34